Lorraine Dannenbring, 99, of Sioux Falls passed away on August 17, 2013 at Luther Manor in Sioux Falls, SD. Lorraine was born in Freeman, South Dakota, the daughter of John J. and Barbara Tschetter.
Lorraine attended Freeman College and taught grade school in the Clayton area where she met and married Harley Dannenbring. She and her husband owned and operated Coast to Coast stores in Winner and Canton before moving to Sioux Falls in 1954 when she resumed teaching. Lorraine taught grade school in the Hartford School District, the Hayward School District and taught third grade in the Brandon School District until she retired in 1975.
Lorraine is survived by Jerolyn Pearson (Gary), Logandale, NV, Marlys Wiehl (Derald), Sioux Falls, SD and Betty Arp (Ron), Sioux Falls, SD together with seven grandchildren, Kevin Pearson, Kristen Pearson, Greg Pearson, Lisa Grevlos, Marc Wiehl,Jamie Arp, Jessica Arp, 12 great grandchildren, and sister-in-law, Agnes Dannenbring, Yankton, SD. Lorraine was preceded in death by her husband, Harley Dannenbring, her brother John L. Tschetter, her sister June Ebbesen, and one great great grandson.
Funeral service will begin at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, August 20, 2013, at Zion Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls with burial to follow at Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 12:00 PM on Monday, August 19 at George Boom Funeral Home in Sioux Falls with the family present to greet friends from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. www.georgeboom.com